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Create string diagrams with !

string-diagrams is a package designed for effortless and aesthetically pleasing creation of string diagrams.

Getting Started


The only thing you need is an up-to-date distribution including TikZ.


The fastest way to hit the ground running is to download string-diagrams from CTAN via your package manager. For instance, Live users can run tlmgr install string-diagrams or select string-diagrams from the GUI.

Alternatively, you can download the package from the CTAN page, unzip the archive, and place string-diagrams.sty in your working directory.

For those who always live on the edge, unreleased versions are available on the releases page.


Detailed instructions are available in the documentation.


Got a fantastic idea? Noticed a bug? Contributions are more than welcome! Please feel free to share your thoughts via the issue tracker.

For the adventurous, you can fork the repository, create some magic, and submit a pull request.


This project is licensed under the LPPL-1.3c License.


Special gratitude goes to the Laboratory for Compositional Systems and Methods of Tallin University of Technology. My stay with them in May 2023 set the stage for the birth and primary development of this work, fueled by their warm hospitality and vibrant scholarly atmosphere.

This work is built upon the collaborative efforts of two exceptional contributors:

Without them, their shared enthusiasm, and our fruitful discussions, string-diagrams simply wouldn't be.

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (529.5k).

string-diagrams – Create string diagrams with and TikZ

This package has been designed for effortless and aesthetically pleasing creation of string diagrams.

Bug trackerhttps://github.com/paolobrasolin/string-diagrams/issues
Version0.2.1 2023-06-13
LicensesThe Project Public License 1.3c
Copyright2023 Paolo Brasolin
MaintainerPaolo Brasolin
Contained inTeX Live as string-diagrams
MiKTeX as string-diagrams
TopicsPGF TikZ
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